Sculpture of Roman Cavalryman from the Archaelogy Museum, Naples

RAS Conference 2019

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This year our theme is Roman Artillery And Sieges

Lecture Programme

Roman Army School 2019 will run from Friday 29th March to Monday 1st April, at St Chad's College, University of Durham. This year the theme is:

Roman Artillery And Sieges

The subject is inspired by the recent publication of Alan Wilkins' Roman Imperial Artillery. Alan and his colleague Len Morgan will speak and also demonstrate their replica Roman artillery pieces at Binchester Roman Fort. Guy Stiebel will lecture on recent work at Masada and other sieges in the East and Jorit Wintjes on artillery in the field. Graham Sumner will be on hand to put colour onto sculptural depictions of Roman artillery. Other speakers include David Breeze and Val Maxfield on the evidence from Britain.

To book a place at the conference please go to the Bookings page.

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